Period
to 21 February 2019

The median contractor rate for an Infrastructure Project Manager was £388 per day in advertised job vacancies in Scotland during the 6 months to 21 February 2019.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Infrastructure Project Manager
UK > Scotland
6 months to
21 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 140 147 153
Rank change year-on-year +7 +6 -49
Contract jobs requiring an Infrastructure Project Manager 44 42 17
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.95% 0.86% 0.45%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.00% 0.89% 0.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 24 14
Scotland median daily rate £388 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.13% -5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £300 £316 £331
90th Percentile £473 £490 £473
UK median daily rate £460 £438 £425
% change year-on-year +5.14% +2.94% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Scotland median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate £23.34 £21.83 £50.00
% change year-on-year +6.93% -56.35% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
Scotland
Contract vacancies in Scotland with a recognized job title 4,407 4,708 3,569
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.67% 95.85% 95.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,518 2,757 2,098
Scotland median daily rate £400 £390 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.56% +7.59% -3.33%
10th Percentile £210 £225 £213
90th Percentile £575 £538 £507
UK median daily rate £460 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +2.22% +5.88% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 107 112 119
Scotland median hourly rate £19.50 £20.00 £15.89
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.50% +25.87% -36.44%
10th Percentile £11.22 £11.27 £10.60
90th Percentile £46.40 £43.18 £52.00
UK median hourly rate £18.70 £18.70 £18.00
% change year-on-year - +3.89% -5.26%

Infrastructure Project Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

Job postings that featured Infrastructure Project Manager in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Scotland.

Job vacancy trend for Infrastructure Project Manager in Scotland

Infrastructure Project Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Infrastructure Project Manager in Scotland.

Contractor daily rate trend for Infrastructure Project Manager in Scotland

Infrastructure Project Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Infrastructure Project Manager in Scotland over the 6 months to 21 February 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Infrastructure Project Manager in Scotland

Infrastructure Project Manager
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Infrastructure Project Manager within the Scotland region over the 6 months to 21 February 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh +2 18 £425 +3.03%
Glasgow -8 16 £379 +1.00% 1
Scottish Borders - 3 £350 -
Renfrewshire -7 1 £280 -20.00%
West Lothian - 1 - -
South Lanarkshire - 1 £325 -
Moray - 1 - -
Dundee - 1 - -
Infrastructure Project Manager
UK

Infrastructure Project Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 21 February 2019, Infrastructure Project Manager contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Scotland region featuring Infrastructure Project Manager in the job title.

1 23 (52.27%) Finance
1 23 (52.27%) Project Management
2 20 (45.45%) Data Centre
3 18 (40.91%) Migration
3 18 (40.91%) Stakeholder Management
4 15 (34.09%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (20.45%) Banking
6 8 (18.18%) PRINCE2
6 8 (18.18%) Waterfall
7 7 (15.91%) PMP
8 6 (13.64%) PMI Certification
8 6 (13.64%) Microsoft Project
8 6 (13.64%) Microsoft Office
9 5 (11.36%) Programme Management
9 5 (11.36%) Virtual Team Management
9 5 (11.36%) Virtual Team
9 5 (11.36%) Hudson
9 5 (11.36%) Data Protection
9 5 (11.36%) PMO
9 5 (11.36%) Scaled Agile Framework
10 4 (9.09%) Budgeting and Forecasting
10 4 (9.09%) Planning and Forecasting
10 4 (9.09%) Change Management
10 4 (9.09%) Firewall
10 4 (9.09%) Risk Management
10 4 (9.09%) WAN
11 3 (6.82%) IBM
11 3 (6.82%) Microsoft
11 3 (6.82%) Windows
11 3 (6.82%) MS Visio

Infrastructure Project Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.27%) OpenStack
Applications
1 6 (13.64%) Microsoft Office
1 6 (13.64%) Microsoft Project
2 3 (6.82%) MS Visio
3 2 (4.55%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (4.55%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.27%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (2.27%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (9.09%) Firewall
1 4 (9.09%) WAN
2 3 (6.82%) Internet
2 3 (6.82%) MPLS
3 1 (2.27%) LAN
3 1 (2.27%) Skype
3 1 (2.27%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.55%) Oracle Database
1 2 (4.55%) Oracle Database 10g
1 2 (4.55%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 5 (11.36%) Hudson
General
1 23 (52.27%) Finance
2 9 (20.45%) Banking
3 1 (2.27%) Investment Banking
3 1 (2.27%) Law
3 1 (2.27%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.27%) Retail Banking
Miscellaneous
1 20 (45.45%) Data Centre
2 5 (11.36%) Virtual Team
3 3 (6.82%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 1 (2.27%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (2.27%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.82%) Windows
2 2 (4.55%) Linux
2 2 (4.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (4.55%) Solaris
2 2 (4.55%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (52.27%) Project Management
2 18 (40.91%) Migration
2 18 (40.91%) Stakeholder Management
3 15 (34.09%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (18.18%) PRINCE2
4 8 (18.18%) Waterfall
5 5 (11.36%) Data Protection
5 5 (11.36%) Programme Management
5 5 (11.36%) Scaled Agile Framework
5 5 (11.36%) Virtual Team Management
6 4 (9.09%) Budgeting and Forecasting
6 4 (9.09%) Change Management
6 4 (9.09%) Planning and Forecasting
6 4 (9.09%) Risk Management
7 3 (6.82%) Change Control
7 3 (6.82%) Cybersecurity
7 3 (6.82%) Data Loss Prevention
7 3 (6.82%) Decision-Making
7 3 (6.82%) Matrix Organization
7 3 (6.82%) PRINCE
Qualifications
1 7 (15.91%) PMP
2 6 (13.64%) PMI Certification
3 2 (4.55%) BPSS Clearance
3 2 (4.55%) Security Cleared
4 1 (2.27%) Degree
4 1 (2.27%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (11.36%) PMO
2 3 (6.82%) QA
3 1 (2.27%) PMBOK
System Software
1 1 (2.27%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.27%) Firmware
1 1 (2.27%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (2.27%) MOM
1 1 (2.27%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (6.82%) IBM
1 3 (6.82%) Microsoft
1 3 (6.82%) VMware
2 2 (4.55%) NetApp
2 2 (4.55%) Oracle
2 2 (4.55%) Planview
2 2 (4.55%) Progress
3 1 (2.27%) Cisco
3 1 (2.27%) SAP